Natalie Harrison / Apple:
iPad Available in US on April 3 — Apple® today announced that its magical and revolutionary iPad will be available in the US on Saturday, April 3, for Wi-Fi models and in late April for Wi-Fi + 3G models. In addition, all models of iPad will be available in Australia, Canada, France …
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Nick Bilton / Bits: Apple iPad to Arrive in Stores on April 3
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: iPad: Revolutionary, Magical, and a Little Late
Jennifer Valentino-DeVries / Digits: What the iPad Release Means for Apple
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: About That March iPad Release Date...
Don Reisinger / L.A. Times Tech Blog: Apple sets iPad release date
Sarah Perez / ReadWriteWeb: iPad Arrives April 3rd: 8 Apps We Can't Wait to Try
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Brainstorm Tech: Apple sets iPad ship date; shares hit record high
Matt Hamblen / Computerworld: iPad with Wi-Fi to go on sale April 3
Geoff Duncan / Digital Trends: Apple iPad Delayed Until April 3 In North America
Charles Arthur / Guardian: Apple iPad on sale on 3 April in US and ‘late April’ in UK
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines: Apple iPad coming April 3: Will anyone wait for Wi-Fi and 3G version?
Rene Ritchie / TiPb: iPad Wi-Fi Available in US on April 3, Pre-Orders March 12, International Late April
Thom Holwerda / OSNews: iPad To Ship April 3 to US Customers
Kevin Whipps / Apple Gazette: iPad Release Date Announced
John C Abell / Gadget Lab: IPad Goes on Sale April 3; Pre-Orders Begin in a Week
Eliot Van Buskirk / Epicenter: The Key to Apple's iPad? Uh-Oh, It's Magic
Dan Moren / Macworld: Wi-Fi iPad goes on sale April 3 in U.S.
Jose Vilches / TechSpot: Apple sets April ship date for iPad, pre-orders next week
Stephen Bennett / GeekSmack: iPad goes on sale April 3 in the US, pre-orders begin next week.
Will Richmond / VideoNuze: Magazines are Keen on Video; iPad in Central Role
Brian Caulfield / Velocity: Apple Says Its “Magical” iPad Will Go On Sale April 3
Greg Sterling / Internet2Go: iPad Coming to Stores on April 3
Chris Barylick / O'Grady's PowerPage: Apple to Release Wi-Fi iPad on April 3rd, 3G-Capable Models to Arrive in Late April
Stan Schroeder / Mashable!: Apple iPad Coming to U.S. on April 3
Jason D. O'Grady / The Apple Core: iPad's April 3 release a wake-up call to AT&T
Joshua Topolsky / Engadget: iPad launches on April 3rd, pre-orders begin March 12th
Cyril Kowaliski / The Tech Report: It's official: the iPad is coming on April 3
John Murrell / GMSV: Apple to make “magical” iPad appear April 3
Ray Basile / iPhone Savior: iPad Launch Date Set for April 3 In US
Brad Sams / Neowin.net: Apple iPad goes on sale April 3 in the U.S.
Warner Crocker / GottaBeMobile.com: Apple iPad On Sale April 3
Charles Arthur / Guardian: Picking facts from speculation on iPad launch prices and dates
Victor Godinez / techblog.dallasnews.com: iPad being released April 3
John Biggs / CrunchGear:
iPad to be released on April 3, pre-orders on March 12 — You'll have to make do with this until April — Get thee to the clickery! The iPad is hitting the streets on April 3 and you can start pre-ordering on March 12. — As far as we can tell there was no real “delay” here, per se.
Discussion: Computerworld, Gizmodo, internetnews.com, TechCrunch, The Toybox, AppleInsider, Boy Genius Report, CNET News, VatorNews, Fast Company, Globe and Mail, BetaNews, Reuters, Obsessable, CNN, Telegraph, The Next Web, mocoNews, TUAW, Seeking Alpha, Digital Daily, Hardware 2.0 and Tech Eye
Gregg Keizer / Computerworld: Apple's iPad set to rock e-reader biz, says survey
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo: Official: iPad Launching Here April 3, Pre-Orders March 12
Jason Kincaid / TechCrunch: Apple Stock Hits All-Time High, Near $200B Market Cap
Andrew Nusca / The Toybox: Apple iPad: available in U.S. on April 3; pre-orders March 12; 3G models late April
Andrew Munchbach / Boy Genius Report: Official: iPad cometh April 3, pre-orders begin March 12
Lance Whitney / CNET News: iPad to hit the U.S. on April 3
Chris Caceres / VatorNews: Apple announces iPad's release date
Addy Dugdale / Fast Company: iPad Launches on April 3, Pre-Orders Begin March 12
Tim Conneally / BetaNews: Apple iPad and first iPad-specific app hit stores on April 3
Stephen Schenck / Obsessable: Apple iPad pre-orders start next week for April 3 launch
Doug Gross / CNN: Apple's iPad to be released April 3
Claudine Beaumont / Telegraph: Apple iPad to go on sale in late April
Erica Sadun / TUAW: iPad ships April 3. Preorders start March 12
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: Apple iPad Production Bottleneck Miraculously Cleared! …
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0: iPad: Pre-orders start March 12th, available April 3rd
27% of e-reader buyers regret not waiting for iPad
27% of e-reader buyers regret not waiting for iPad
Discussion: Gizmodo, Kindle Review and AppleInsider
Jesus Diaz / Gizmodo: Kindle, You Are So Dead
Brian X. Chen / Gadget Lab:
Will the iPad Be Missing a Few iPhone Apps?
Will the iPad Be Missing a Few iPhone Apps?
Discussion: Edible Apple and 9 to 5 Mac
Nilay Patel / Engadget:
Microsoft's Courier ‘digital journal’: exclusive pictures and details (update: video!) — We've been dying to know more about Microsoft's Courier tablet / e-book device ever since we first caught wind of it last September, and while our entreaties to Mr. Ballmer went unanswered …
Discussion: Technologizer, All about Microsoft, Silicon Alley Insider, VentureBeat, DailyFinance, Neowin.net, CrunchGear, Mashable!, Maximum PC, WMExperts, Gizmodo, Daring Fireball, ithinkdifferent, SlashGear, I4U News, Electronista, Liliputing, eHomeUpgrade, GeekSmack, Know Your Cell, GottaBeMobile.com, CNET News, DVICE and I'm Just Being Manan
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: Microsoft's Courier: Concept or Product?
Mary Jo Foley / All about Microsoft: Microsoft's Courier: May the best OS win
Jay Yarow / Silicon Alley Insider: What's Up With Microsoft's Strategy Of Leaking Courier News? (MSFT)
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: New pictures and details emerge on Microsoft's Courier “digital journal”
Andrew Fairbairn / Neowin.net: New Microsoft Courier tablet pictures and video leak
Barb Dybwad / Mashable!: LEAKED: More Juicy Microsoft Courier Details and Pics
Bart Salisbury / Maximum PC: New Pictures, Videos of Microsoft's Courier Emerge
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo: Microsoft Courier's Devolution
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Microsoft Courier coming 2H 2010: Tegra 2 based digital journal [Update: Video]
Robert Evans / I4U News: Microsoft Courier: 2H 2010
Alexander Grundner / eHomeUpgrade: New Microsoft Courier Details Emerge
Zach Epstein / Know Your Cell: New Microsoft Courier tablet images and details emerge
Warner Crocker / GottaBeMobile.com: Microsoft Courier News
Ina Fried / CNET News: More details leak on Microsoft's ‘Courier’
Charlie White / DVICE: New pics of Microsoft Courier, the mighty iPad fighter
Jonathan Rochelle / Google Enterprise Blog:
Google Docs welcomes DocVerse — The future of productivity applications is in the cloud. We've always believed the web is the best platform for creating and sharing information, and Google Docs has already helped millions of people become more productive.
Nancy Gohring / InfoWorld: Google buys DocVerse
Jay Hathaway / Download Squad: Google finally buys DocVerse, the bridge between MS Office and Google Apps
Tom Krazit / CNET News: This week's Google acquisition: DocVerse
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch: Google Acquires Docverse To Further Office Arms Race
Kara Swisher / BoomTown: Confirmed: Google Acquires DocVerse in Office Faceoff With Microsoft [UPDATED]
Alex Chitu / Google Operating System: Google Acquires DocVerse
Bertrand / Erictric: Google Acquires DocVerse
Jessica E. Vascellaro / Wall Street Journal:
Google Agrees to Buy DocVerse for $25 Million — Google Inc. is set to announce it has acquired DocVerse, a technology start-up that allows people to collaborate on Microsoft Office files online, according to people familiar with the matter. — Google has agreed to pay around $25 million …
Discussion: eWeek, Silicon Alley Insider, paidContent and VatorNews
Nicholas Kolakowski / eWeek: Google Acquires DocVerse, Online Collaboration Tool for Microsoft Office
Jay Yarow / Silicon Alley Insider: Google Buys Another Company, Pays $25 Million For DocVerse (GOOG)
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent: Google Buys DocVerse For Reported $25 Million
Matt Bowman / VatorNews: Google buys DocVerse for rumored $25M
Gabor Cselle / reMail:
reMail is now Open Source — Last month, we announced reMail's acquisition by Google. Since we'll be focusing on other projects at Google, we also decided to remove reMail from the App Store. Existing users were able to keep using it because reMail is a client-only application.
Discussion: Download Squad, ReadWriteWeb, TechCrunch, Technologizer, VentureBeat, Macworld, CenterNetworks, IntoMobile and iLounge, Thanks:atul
Jason Clarke / Download Squad: ReMail may live on - Google releases source
Frederic Lardinois / ReadWriteWeb: After Getting Acquired by Google, ReMail Goes Open Source
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: ReMail Lives! Maybe!
Allen Stern / CenterNetworks: reMail Goes Open Source
Marin Perez / IntoMobile: Following Google acquisition, reMail goes open source
Jesse David Hollington / iLounge: reMail app released as Open Source
Flora Graham / CNET News:
HTC on Nexus One cracked screen: “They don't go in pockets” — Last month, we shared the sad story of how our brand-new Google Nexus One went from Crave fave to purple nurple, with a cracked screen that scarred its beautiful AMOLED screen forever. — We took our Nexus One to HTC support …
Discussion: Gizmodo, AndroidGuys, I4U News, Phone Arena, TmoNews and MobileCrunch
Kat Hannaford / Gizmodo: HTC: Don't Carry Your Nexus One In Your Pocket
Stephen Tenerowicz / AndroidGuys: Like Your Nexus One? Don't Wear Your Skinny Jeans!
Andrew / TmoNews: A Warning to Nexus One Users
Greg Kumparak / MobileCrunch: HTC: Don't put the Nexus One in your hipster jeans
Dan Moren / Macworld:
iPad developers struggle with hands-off approach — Hard as it may be to believe, the original iPhone shipped two and a half years ago with just 16 applications, all of them designed by Apple. Today, that number has increased by a factor of thousands, a fact that Apple hasn't been the least bit shy about using to its advantage.
Discussion: Wi-Fi Networking News, Ars Technica, Silicon Alley Insider, Daring Fireball, IntoMobile and Computerworld
Glenn Fleishman / Wi-Fi Networking News: Apple Drops Wi-Fi Sniffers from iPhone App Store
Chris Foresman / Ars Technica: Apple reconfigures Mac dev program, drops price to $99
John Gruber / Daring Fireball: Dan Moren on the Problem iPad Developers Face: They Don't Have Actual iPads
James Falconer / IntoMobile: Paid App Upgrades Coming Soon to the Apple App Store?
Mitch Wagner / Computerworld: How to get an iPad before they go on sale
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
Another YouTube Revenue Guess: $1 Billion in 2011 — Since Google releases almost no information about YouTube's financial performance, the best we can do is make educated guesses. Here's another one: The word's biggest video site will generate over $1.1 billion in revenue by 2011, and Google will keep about $700 million of that.
Discussion: NewTeeVee, fierceonlinevideo.com …, Erictric, Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim and Mashable!
Ryan Lawler / NewTeeVee: Citi: YouTube to Top $1B in Revenues in 2011
Jordan McCollum / Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim: Will YouTube See $1B Next Year? (And More Captions)
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
Redpoint Invests $4.4 Million In Fast Growing Posterous — San Francisco based Posterous, a fast growing publishing platform, has taken a $4.4 million investment from Redpoint Ventures. Partner Satish Dharmaraj, who is also an individual investor in Posterous, led the round and joins …
Discussion: alarm:clock, paidContent and The Official Posterous …
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent: Blog Platform Posterous Raises $4.4 Million More
Ckindel / Charlie Kindel on Windows Phone Development:
Different Means Better with the new Windows Phone Developer Experience — In just over a week we (finally!) get to pull the cover off of the Windows Phone application & game developer experience at MIX10. There, through keynotes and more than 12 technical sessions over 3 days, we will …
Sarah Perez / Channel 10: Windows Phone 7 Series Themes for 6.5 Devices
Nancy Gohring / PC World: Windows Mobile Apps Won't Work on New Phones
Emil Protalinski / Ars Technica: Microsoft: no backwards compatibility for Windows Phone 7
Joey deVilla / Global Nerdy: Counting Down to Seven: Exploring XNA
Zack Whittaker / iGeneration: Mobile ‘time of turmoil’: Where do the students stand?
Phil Nickinson / WMExperts: Microsoft talks a little more about what's coming with the new Windows Phone
Ina Fried / CNET News: Windows Phone 7: A complete reset
John Murrell / GMSV: Big Red getting Microsoft Pink
Duncan Geere / Pocket-lint: Microsoft touts “different” Windows Phone 7
Farhad Manjoo / Slate:
Apple's multitouch lawsuit is both dumb and dangerous. … - Is Bart Stupak Deliberately Misinterpreting the Abortion Language in the Senate Health Care Bill? - Not Even the Cheshire Cat Was Smiling by the End of This Movie- Why Steve Martin Stopped Being Funny- Help! Is It OK To Sleep With the Nanny?
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: “Dumb and Dangerous” — Good piece by Slate's Farhad Manjoo …
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily:
Palm's PDK to Allow Easy Porting of iPhone Apps — Palm's single biggest asset is webOS. Sadly, the company's single biggest deficit-aside from the public's apparent lack of interest in its smartphones-is the webOS application ecosystem. But that's changing.
Discussion: Electronista, Engadget, Macsimum News, PreCentral.net, Know Your Cell and EverythingPre
Donald Melanson / Engadget: iPhone games ported to webOS in ‘a matter of days’ on tap for GDC?
Frank Petrie / Macsimum News: Palm's PDK to allow porting of iPhone apps
Dieter Bohn / PreCentral.net: Palm to demo porting iPhone games to webOS ‘in a matter of days’ at GDC?
Sean Fallon / Know Your Cell: Palm's webOS PDK may mean better game graphics and iPhone app portability
Christopher Meinck / EverythingPre: Palm's PDK To Allow Porting of iPhone Apps?
Tricia Duryee / mocoNews:
Yahoo Loses Exclusive T-Mobile USA Search Deal To Google — T-Mobile USA has ended its year-old exclusive search deal with Yahoo, and has replaced the company with its chief rival—Google (NSDQ: GOOG). — The deal shifts the U.S. mobile search dominance away from Yahoo and in favor of Google …
Discussion: Phone Scoop
Eric M. Zeman / Phone Scoop: T-Mobile Trades In Yahoo for Google
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land:
Bing Maps Rolls Out Its Largest Image Update — Bing Maps has rolled out what Microsoft is calling its “largest amount of new imagery ever in terms of square kilometers.” Apparently that represents 6.7 million square kilometers. There's new aerial and Bird's Eye imagery across many countries on several continents.
Chris Pendleton / Bing: bing maps imagery release, february 2010 (part 2)
Erica Yen / DigiTimes:
Apple iPad may delay transition to SSD, say hard drive makers — The appearance of Apple's iPad may create tight supply of NAND flash and delay the transition to solid-state drives (SSD) in PCs, according to sources from hard drive makers. — Apple, which has enjoyed success with its iPods and iPhones …
Discussion: Obsessable, AppleInsider, Distorted-Loop.com, I4U News, Electronista, Macsimum News and Maximum PC
Stephen Schenck / Obsessable: Apple iPad flash chip demand raising costs, making things tough for SSDs
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: Apple iPad seen to Cause NAND Flash Shortage
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: iPad may delay transition to solid state drives
Paul Lilly / Maximum PC: Apple iPad May Stunt SSD Adoption
Mary Jo Foley / All about Microsoft:
Microsoft to discontinue its mid-market server line — Microsoft is discontinuing its Essential Business Server (EBS) product family, company officials said on March 5, and have decided against releasing an EBS 2010 product. — According to a post on the Essential Business Server team blog …
Discussion: eWeek, InfoWorld, The Register, Windows Essential … and BetaNews
Nicholas Kolakowski / eWeek: Microsoft to Discontinue Windows Essential Business Server
Joab Jackson / InfoWorld: Microsoft pulls plug on business server package
Austin Modine / The Register: Microsoft unplugs middling Windows server
EssentialBloggers / Windows Essential Business …: New IT Trends Bring Change to Mid-Market Product Line
Scott M. Fulton, III / BetaNews: ‘Hero’ goes down: Microsoft cutbacks spell the end of Essential Business Server
Nicholas Carlson / Silicon Alley Insider:
In 2004, Mark Zuckerberg Broke Into A Facebook User's Private Email Account — This is the story of how, in 2004, Mark Zuckerberg hacked into the email accounts of two Harvard Crimson reporters using data obtained from TheFacebook.com's logs. The details are drawn from a broader investigation …
Discussion: Gawker, Switched and The Huffington Post, Thanks:atul
Terrence O'Brien / Switched: Facebook's Dark Start: Zuckerberg's Hacking, Betrayal Exposed in New Report
Jose Antonio Vargas / The Huffington Post: Early Days of Facebook: Allegedly Damaging Details
Ben Parr / Mashable!:
Google's App Store for Business to Launch Next Week — Google is set to launch an app store for business next week, Mashable has learned from sources close to the company. It will be focused around creating software for Google Apps and could launch as soon as Tuesday.
Nick O'Neill / All Facebook:
Facebook's iPhone Usage Jumps 20 Percent In Under A Week — Thanks to a new post-logout mobile promotion by Facebook, the company has seen a jump in overall mobile usage in the past week, most significantly on the iPhone where mobile usage has grown 20 percent.
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
Apple's Power Advertising Patent May Stir the Crazies into a Frenzy — In October 2009, Patently Apple posted a report titled “Apple Prepares to Rock the Market with Hardware Subsidizing Program” and when All Things Digital decided to post my report - it took off like a bat out of hell.
Discussion: 9 to 5 Mac, MacRumors and Gizmodo
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple patents enforcing commercials during video play
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo: How Apple Plans to Make You Watch Ads With Cheap TV Shows
Taylor Wimberly / Android and Me:
T-Mobile “Very Fast Mobile Web” coming March 14 — When we speculated T-Mobile might call their new HSPA+ network “4G” they were very quick to point out that was not the case (yet). Instead, T-Mobile chose to inform us of their network upgrade schedule and said they would …
Discussion: TmoNews, Boy Genius Report, Softpedia News, I4U News and Neowin.net
Andrew / TmoNews: Coverage Maps Being Updated
Ionut Arghire / Softpedia News: T-Mobile to Soon Deliver 21Mbps Connectivity to Customers
Robert Evans / I4U News: T-Mobile HSPA+ Comes March 14
Benjamin Rubenstein / Neowin.net: T-Mobile upgrading markets with “Very Fast Mobile Web”
Abe Sauer / The Awl:
Why Apple Deserves an Oscar Too — Avatar is in contention for an Oscar because it dominated its field, both technologically and financially. But another cinematic player was even more dominant last year: Apple. In the 44 films in 2009 that topped the box office for at least one weekend …
Discussion: Electricpig.co.uk, Fast Company and Silicon Alley Insider
Paul Boutin / VentureBeat:
Skype: We chose Verizon over Nokia in USA — I've been nagging Skype and Nokia representatives for days to find out why the worldwide launch of Skype in Nokia's Ovi app store on Wednesday excluded the American version of the store. — Nokia spokespeople protested that they were caught by surprise …
Amazon speaking to UK agents over e-book rights — UK literary agents and authors have been approached directly to sell e-book rights to Amazon as it builds its Kindle e-book arsenal ahead of the UK launch of the iPad. US e-book publishers including Rosetta Books are also approaching UK agents …
Eric Engleman / TechFlash: Amazon targets literary agents, authors in Kindle e-book push
Russ Frushtick / MTV Multiplayer:
Xbox Live Now Allows For Sexual Orientation In Profile, Gamertag — There's been a fair amount of controversy surrounding the Xbox Live's Code of Conduct, concerning what you can and can't say on the service. One of the more hot button issues was the ban of anyone declaring their sexual preference in their profile or Gamertag.
Discussion: Xbox.com, CNET News, GameLife, CrunchGear, VG247, GAMEFOCUS.CA and Pocket-lint
Daniel Terdiman / CNET News: Xbox Live changes policy on referencing gender, race
Gus Mastrapa / GameLife: It's Okay to Be Gay on Xbox Live
Stephany Nunneley / VG247: Microsoft updates XBL code of conduct, gay and lesbian tags now ok
Duncan Geere / Pocket-lint: Xbox says “it's okay to be gay”